Sunday 9 June 2019 Paulin Ground, Winchmore Hill
WINCHMORE HILL TIGERS 305-7 (J Ranger 133, Greenham 89)
SOUTH LONDON ODD BALLS 277-8 (Marriott 139, Bell 70, M Webster 4-41)
The game of cricket is all about numbers. The match begins; the bowler runs in; the batsman stands poised; the fielders hold their positions. The possibilities are endless. But numbers and statistics do not always tell the whole story. The human element always comes into play, with the smallest incidents changing the course of the game.
The bottom line on this day was that the Winchmore Hill Tigers recorded their first victory at the eighth attempt, but to paraphrase the Duke of Wellington after Waterloo, it was a close run thing, Continue reading “Numbers”